RIA, Dually Registered Assets To Reach 28% Market Share By 2018
New research from Cerulli Associates shows that independent RIAs experienced the strongest growth among the independent channels in 2013, increasing 17.1% to $1.67 trillion in total assets.
U.S. Economy to Lead the World in 2015: Schwab
As U.S. economy stablizes and dollar strengthens, a decoupling of the Federal Reserve and other central banks around the world is expected in 2015.
Schorsch Accused of Manipulating ARCP’s Books
A complaint filed by former accounting chief alleges that Schorsch told executives to manipulate quarterly results in July.
Frontier Markets Gain Interest: Morningstar
While China, Brazil and Russia have begun to slow, Morningstar analyst says many frontier-market economies are entering a period of mid- to high-single-digit growth.
Genworth Named Best for LTC and Life Insurance Service: Dalbar
Genworth was ranked first for the high quality of service in long term care and third for the quality of service provided to life insurance policyholders.
SEC's White Vows to Get Tougher on Mutual Funds
"Liquidity management and the use of derivatives in mutual funds and ETFs are two key areas of focus" for SEC staff, Chairwoman White says.
Fixed Annuity Sales Dip in Q3: IRI
Fixed annuity sales cooled in Q3 from a five-year high while variable annuity total sales remained stable, according to IRI's Q3 2014 Annuity Sales Report.
ETFs Not Always Cheaper Than Mutual Funds
Morningstar attempts to compare the total costs of investing in index mutual funds and ETFs — and its results may surprise.
Hearsay Social Streamlines Social Media Compliance Platform
Hearsay Social says it’s made its social profile review, pre-approval features and automatic publishing solutions more efficient.
Use of TDFs Surges in 401(k)s
The use of TDFs in 401(k) plans has risen considerably from 2006-2012, according to a new study from BrightScope and ICI.